The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 12.66% 19.51% 11.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 88.89% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.30% -14.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £417 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.10 £31.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +13.39%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 12.66% 21.95% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 8
Average daily rate £350 £405 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £418 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
5 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
5 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
5 7 (53.85%) C#
5 7 (53.85%) .NET
6 6 (46.15%) VB
6 6 (46.15%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) Content Management
7 5 (38.46%) MCTS
7 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 4 (30.77%) CSS
8 4 (30.77%) XML
8 4 (30.77%) OOP
8 4 (30.77%) OO
8 4 (30.77%) Change Management
8 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
9 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
9 3 (23.08%) Validation
9 3 (23.08%) VMware

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project Server
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
1 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) EDRMS
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) MSI
2 2 (15.38%) InstallShield
2 2 (15.38%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Content Management
2 4 (30.77%) OOP
2 4 (30.77%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Distribution
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) VB
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) REXX
5 2 (15.38%) Tcl
5 2 (15.38%) VBA
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (38.46%) MCTS
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (15.38%) MCP
5 2 (15.38%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) WSUS
3 1 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) CA
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec